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CS/CS/SB 1198: Communications Services Tax

GENERAL BILL by Budget ; Communications, Energy, and Public Utilities ; Bogdanoff

Communications Services Tax; Requires that a dealer compute the communications services tax based on a rounding algorithm. Provides options to the dealer for applying the rounding algorithm. Provides that a dealer may apply the rounding algorithm to the aggregate tax amount under certain conditions. Removes the provision requiring the Department of Revenue to make available tax amounts and applicable brackets. Provides that the act does not provide a basis for assessment of any tax not paid or create a right to certain refunds or credits, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2011
Last Action: 5/2/2011 Senate - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/CS/HB 887 (Ch. 2011-120) -SJ 636
Location: Laid on Table
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Communications, Energy, and Public Utilities (CU)
  2. Budget (BC)



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
2/17/2011 Senate • Filed
3/7/2011 Senate • Referred to Communications, Energy, and Public Utilities; Budget -SJ 89
3/8/2011 Senate • Introduced -SJ 89
3/16/2011 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Communications, Energy, and Public Utilities, 03/21/11, 10:15 am, 110 Senate Office Building
3/21/2011 Senate • CS by Communications, Energy, and Public Utilities; YEAS 10 NAYS 0 -SJ 236
3/22/2011 Senate • Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• CS by Communications, Energy, and Public Utilities read 1st time -SJ 257
3/24/2011 Senate • Now in Budget -SJ 236
4/8/2011 Senate • Subreferred to Budget Subcommittee on Finance and Tax -SJ 473
• Now in Budget Subcommittee on Finance and Tax
• On Committee agenda-- Budget Subcommittee on Finance and Tax, 04/13/11, 9:15 am, 301 Senate Office Building --Not Considered
4/15/2011 Senate • Recalled from Budget Subcommittee on Finance and Tax -SJ 473
• Now in Budget
• On Committee agenda-- Budget, 04/15/11, 1:30 pm, 412 Knott Building
• CS/CS by- Budget; YEAS 19 NAYS 0 -SJ 471
4/19/2011 Senate • Pending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
4/21/2011 Senate • Remaining references corrected to Rules -SJ 503
• Now in Rules
4/26/2011 Senate • CS/CS by Budget read 1st time -SJ 483
4/28/2011 Senate • Withdrawn from Rules -SJ 568
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
4/29/2011 Senate • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 05/02/11
5/2/2011 Senate • Read 2nd time -SJ 636
• Substituted CS/CS/CS/HB 887 -SJ 636
• Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/CS/HB 887 (Ch. 2011-120) -SJ 636